An Ocean in Colorado?
Students will understand the globally rare phenomenon of surge flow, exhibited in Medano Creek. Students will conduct an experiment by measuring, recording, and graphing data about stream flow. Students will compare the waves of an ocean on the beach to the surges of water in Medano Creek. They will also use measuring skills to compare the pulses of water.
- Resource Type: Activity
- Grade Levels: 3rd Grade
- More Information: http://www.handsontheland.org/grsa/resources/curriculum/elem/lesson27.htm